Definition of olden
: of or relating to a bygone era
Examples of olden in a Sentence
What was life like in the olden days?
Recent Examples of olden from the Web
In the olden days, when more people used to buy music, networks didn’t have to pay to air music videos, because they were considered promotional.
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First Known Use of olden
OLDEN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of olden for English Language Learners
: of or relating to a time in the distant past
OLDEN Defined for Kids
Definition of olden for Students
: of an earlier period
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